Building Design and Maintenance
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Building Design and Maintenance stresses that it is important for all building systems administrators to not only have an intimate knowledge of a facility’s systems and components, but also have an understanding of the day-to-day and month-to-month operations that keep a building in good working order. This comprehensive course covers the basics of subjects such as building design and structural systems, foundations, walls, flooring, roofing, and landscaping. In addition, this course provides information about building maintenance and an overview of the types and uses of construction documents.
Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:
- Maintain efficient and cost-effective building systems
- Distinguish among a variety of building materials and structural components
- Read, understand, and use construction documents
- Identify your role in effectively maintaining the functions of a structure
Key topic areas:
common building materials and systems in building foundations • curtain walls • windows • roofing systems • interior finishes • flooring, interior walls and ceilings • vertical transportation • grounds maintenance and inspection • the reading, scaling, interpretation, care, and use of construction documents
USGBC Recommendation: 24
GBCI continuing education hours toward the LEED Credential Maintenance Program
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Note BOMI International courses are offered throughout the country through a partnership with Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) Locals. If you cannot find a course in your area, please pre-register and tell us where, when, and how you would like to take the course.
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